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Hemas Hospital Thalawathugoda Laboratory receives prestigious ISO 15189:2012 Accreditation

Achieving yet another important milestone for Sri Lanka’s leading private hospitals multi-chain, Hemas Hospital Thalawathugoda Laboratory has obtained the ISO15189:2012 certification recently. Aimed at standardizing the quality and competence of clinical laboratories around the...
Posted On 20 May 2018
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HealthRecon Connect Celebrates Another Year of Taking Sri Lankan Expertise to a Global Platform

One of the fastest growing Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO) companies in Sri Lanka, HealthRecon Connect recently celebrated the completion of another successful year. The gala event and awards ceremony was held at Waters Edge under the patronage of Chief Executive Officer...
Posted On 18 May 2018
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Asiri Central’s Brain and Spine Neurosurgical Team Performs First Ever Life-changing Scoliosis Surgery

Lasindu Perera, a 16-year old teenager received the gift of life-changing scoliosis surgery recently, performed by the ‘Brain and Spine’ Team of Asiri Central Hospital, Colombo. Creating a major milestone in medical history this was the first time, a neurosurgical team headed by...
Posted On 18 May 2018
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Ceylinco Diabetes Centre celebrates 14th anniversary with discounts in May

A discount of 25 per cent on diabetes check-ups and pre-diabetes screening packages, combined with several other special benefits are to be offered throughout May 2018 by the Ceylinco Diabetes Centre in celebration of its 14th anniversary, which falls on the 25th of the month....
Posted On 12 May 2018
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Nawaloka Hospitals commemorates World Health Day by introducing discounted full body checkup

To mark World Health Day, which falls on 7th April annually, Sri Lanka’s premier private healthcare provider Nawaloka Hospitals PLC will be introducing a specially-priced full body check-up package. The promo package, at a specially discounted rate of LKR 2500, will be valid from...
Posted On 05 May 2018
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Mitigating the impact of a busy lifestyle on your nutritional health

Interview on Food Safety and Nutrition with Dr. Krishanthi Premarathne.   The great majority of people will experience a food borne disease at some point in their lives. This highlights the importance of making sure the food we eat is not contaminated with potentially...
Posted On 05 May 2018
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Capping Ceremony 2017 Batch of Durdans Hospital Nursing Training School

21 students who successfully completed their 1st year of the 3 year training at the Durdans Hospital Nursing Training School concluded their capping ceremony on 28th March 2018. Pupil nurses proudly wore their nurse’s cap for the first time and carried a lamp symbolising the...
Posted On 26 Apr 2018
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Asiri Breast Care Centre offers Multi-Disciplinary Team approach enabling effective diagnostic screening and best therapies

Globally, the rising rate in the occurrence of cancers is very disturbing. In Sri Lanka too, a marked increase in the reported cases of the disease has been witnessed especially breast cancer – the highest contributor with over 4000 new cases reported annually. However, it...
Posted On 19 Apr 2018
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Ceylinco Healthcare acquires advanced Clinac® linear accelerator from Varian

Offers multiple improvements in quality of radiation therapy   Ceylinco Healthcare Services Limited (CHSL) has announced the acquisition of a new Linear Accelerator for its Radiation Treatment Centre in Colombo, the pioneer private sector facility of its kind in Sri Lanka. The...
Posted On 16 Apr 2018
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Over 8,000 people walk to Kandy -virtually- with ayubo.life’s W2K Challenge

Over 8,000 people downloaded the smart phone health and fitness App Ayubo.Life, to participate in the 115 kilometer Walk to Kandy (W2K) taking 170,234 steps across 25 days. The 30 -day public virtual walkathon, flagged off a month ago, culminates on World Health Day which falls...
Posted On 16 Apr 2018
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Durdans Hospital Heart Centre Patient Experiences Very Quick Recovery with Minimally Invasive Cardiac Bypass Surgery

Mr. L. K. Ramaiah (56) a patient with severe coronary artery blocks underwent a heart surgery following a Myocardial Infarction (heart attack) but experienced a quick recovery due to a minimally invasive Bypass Surgery. Durdans Heart Centre, the centre of excellence for all types...
Posted On 07 Apr 2018
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MyMed.lk launched connecting patients and local pharmacies seamlessly

Although buying medicine seems like a simple task, there are times when it can be a challenge. MyMed.lk believes in becoming part of customers medicine purchase journey by offering digital connectivity for customers and pharmacy retailers to address store level challenges. MyMed...
Posted On 05 Apr 2018